21H.381 Women and War

Class Info

Examines women's experiences during and after war and genocide, covering the first half of the 20th century in Europe and the Middle East. Addresses ways in which women's wartime suffering has been used to further a variety of political and social agendas. Discussions focus on a different topic each week, such as sexual violence, women survivors, female perpetrators of genocide, nurses, children of genocidal rape, and the memory of war.

This class has no prerequisites.

21H.381 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Fall semester, and will be instructed by L. Ekmekcioglu.

Lecture occurs 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM on Wednesdays in 4-144.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS S.

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